2022 Biology Department Awards
Congratulations to all our seniors on their graduation, and this year’s Biology Department Award recipients!
Albertus Magnus Award
Maria Gentile (Biology and Secondary Education, Spanish Minor)
This award is given to the graduating student of Providence College who best exemplifies the life of Albertus in his service of humanity through teaching, his willingness to serve, his devotion to educate, his breadth of learning, his willingness to learn new techniques, his love of science (especially the biological sciences), and his inquiring mind.
Robert I. Krasner Award
Tiffany Berry (Biology and Psychology, Neuroscience Certificate)
This award is given to the graduating Providence College biology major who best exemplifies Dr. Krasner’s commitment to teaching and leadership inside and outside of the classroom. Dr. Robert Krasner,’51, Ph.D., M.P.H, taught in the Providence College Biology Department from 1958 to 2008, was involved in numerous educational activities on and off campus, and developed and directed programs for pre-college teachers and students, such as the Biotechnology Workshop for Secondary School Science Teachers (1992-1997), and the Summer Science Program for High School Students (1975-2006).
The recipient of this award is selected on the basis of promise for continuing this legacy.
Rev. Charles V. Reichart, O.P. Award
Jackson Diltz (Biology and Psychology, Neuroscience Certificate)
Noah Kozub (Biology)
This award is given to the graduating student of Providence College who best exemplifies Fr. Reichart’s dedication to the advancement of the biological sciences as evidenced by his scholarship, intellectual curiosity, disciplined perseverance, and scientific integrity.
The recipient of this award is selected on the basis of promise as a scholar in the biological sciences.
Highest GPA in Concentration
Taylor Brysgel (Biology, Business and Innovation Minor)
Martha DePoy (Environmental Biology, Political Science Minor)